9 Unique Gift Ideas For Crocheters
This Holiday Season (2022)
Looking for some special gift ideas for crocheters this year?
I know my crocheter friends have all the hooks and yarn they need (or at least I think so!!), so I'm thinking of what else I could get them this year that would be a little special, thoughtful and unique...
Now let's see how creative we can get with this year's holiday gifts for crocheters (and make sure they fall within our shrivelling budget).
I curated my favourite list of holiday crochet gifts. Have a look and I hope you find something you like 🙂
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Gift Ideas For Crocheters
This is a fabulous monthly subscription gift for crocheters!
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Believe it or not, I STILL don't own a yarn bowl! I certainly wouldn't mind getting one of these lovely hand-made ones as a gift some time!
This is the perfect tool to keep your yarn from running away and makes for a pleasing, organic, handmade gift.
Each one of these gorgeous yarn bowls is hand-carved from Indian rosewood & mango wood.
This gift is great for advanced crocheters who need to hold their hanks or skeins of yarn in place as they wind them into balls.
Simply clamp the swift onto a table or counter top to start winding yarn neatly and easily.
Wind up skeins of yarn and handspun into balls with ease and use the scale to size up those yarn odds and ends that all fiber enthusiasts have hiding in their stash.
This gift is ideal for a crocheter who loves to experiment with new hooks...
This hook set contains 10 crochet hooks (sizes: 2.00, 2.20, 2.50, 3.00, 3.50, 4.00, 4.50, 5.00, 5.50, and 6.00), a pair of scissors, yarn needles, and a cute pink case with tassel.
Via A Cherry On Top
This is such a wonderfully genius little functional piece of jewelry ideal for crocheters!
No more blisters on fingers!
No more yarn burns!
This handcrafted crochet ring keeps yarn in place for faster crocheting.
It also helps with consistent yarn tension.
And what beautiful craftsmanship too!! A real gem 🙂
Via ItsVera | Etsy
This blanket is super cute and cuddly for sure! It could be used or displayed even! It's super fun to make and ideal to give as gifts to kids or adults.
This is an instantly downloadable pdf pattern to make your own Llama or Alpaca blanket.
It comes in 3 sizes, from toddler to adult and clear step-by-step instructions that are really easy to follow. Video instructions are also available if needed.
Creative Bug opens up a whole world for crocheters, both beginner & advanced.
You'll find hundreds of online crochet classes teaching the fundamentals of crochet as well as advanced techniques.
The classes are video-streamed, with professional instructors showing step-by-step processes to complete crochet projects.
These instantly downloadable crochet patterns would make a lovely X-Mas gift! Who can't do with some pattern ideas for leftover yarn?
There are over 64 pages filled with patterns that are all made with small amounts of different sizes of yarns for home, baby and accessories!
The designs included are gnome coasters, little gnomes, easy doilies, afghans, hot pads, baby blankets, baby slippers, a ladies shawlette, jewelry and more!
Via Annie's Catalog
This little set will make a fantastic hostess gift (if you can manage to give them away once you’re finished)!
These fun kitchen items are made up of double crochet granny triangles, putting a more modern shape to an old classic.
Granny triangles are very similar to granny squares, but with a little twist. Everything is described very clearly in the free downloadable pattern.
Frequently Asked Questions About Gift Ideas For Crocheters
What do you get someone who likes crochet?
Crocheters are quite easy to please really... some lovely yarn or a special hand-crafted crochet hook will go a long way.
But if you want to come up with something more original, you might want to try one of the ideas listed above.
Some Gift Ideas for Crocheters may include:
- Subscription Boxes
- Membership in Crochet Clubs
- Crochet kits
- Tools such as yarn-winders, yarn bowls or blocking boards/kits.
- Cute stitch markers, crochet rings or yarn cutting pendants.
- Adorable enamel crochet pins
- Yarn accessories: yarn sleeves, or skein savers
- Amigurumi accessories: safety eyes, novelty noses, and buttons.
- Hook Gauge/sizer, small tape measure
- Wood project labels
- Personalized crochet items (crochet hooks, tote bags, T-shirts, garment labels, mugs, wall hangings, door mats)
- PomPom makers or tassel makers
- Crochet books & magazines
What are two most important things that a crocheter must have?
A crochet hook & some yarn is all you really need as a beginner crocheter. Make sure the crochet hook size corresponds to the type of yarn you're using. You will find the recommended hook size on the yarn label.
Try learning beginner stitches like how to crochet a chain, the single crochet stitch & the double crochet stitch. (US Terms)
Once you've got these basic stitches down, you can start crocheting items from crochet patterns. Have a look at this post to learn how to read and understand crochet patterns.
What does a beginner crocheter need?
A beginner crocheter would get very excited with a crochet hook set and a variety of types of yarn to experiment with.
You won't need intricate tools or anything in the beginning, but as you progress with your crochet skills, you might want to expand your crochet supplies and try out new things.
If you're looking for an easy step-by-step guide to learn to crochet as a beginner, check this post here.
I hope you found this list of gift ideas for crocheters useful! Which is your favorite? Leave a comment below.